(Early Years Foundation Stage 1 - EYFS 1)
A very warm welcome to St. John's CE Primary School and Nursery
The video below was filmed in 2021 when COVID restrictions meant we couldn't welcome visitors to school. We now warmly welcome new families who want to come to our nursery to contact school and book an appointment to come and look around. Until we see you, we hope that the video still helps to give an idea of what our school is about.
We are proud of our Nursery at St John's, so please scroll down and click on the links to enjoy finding out more about what we do
and for the key information you need
This page has all the information parents and families may need to help them find out about our nursery, which we hope is especially useful if you are considering enrolling your child with us.
We have a dedicated 'All about Us' page and Mrs Gallon, our nursery teacher, posts pictures and up to date information about what is happening in the nursery right now on a fun class page.
The class page is intended to be for families that already have children enrolled with us and
want to find out about what we do every day.
We have parent guide and nursery prospectus below to inform parents of what our nursery is all about and help parents choose which nursery is best for them. Our nursery offers -
Please note that this prospectus is for school year 2021/2022. From September 2022 children will be able to stay at our nursery for 30 hours a week. Information about this can be found in our Nursery admissions policy for September 2022.
Open sessions for you to come and see our nursery to
help with applications
We run regular tours when parents are invited to come and have a look at our nursery, whilst it is open. You are welcome to bring your pre-school child with you. They will be able to play with the equipment and make some new friends in our nursery. We will also spend some of the tour looking at the reception and other classes of St. John's. Please ring school to let us know you would like arrange a visit.
Click on the link below to visit this dedicated page to find out all about our vision, our values and the wonderful and rich experience
we are passionate about providing for all children
From September 2022 children will be able to attend our nursery for up to 30 hours a week and stay all day from 8.45am to 3.15pm.
Our nursery application form is below.
For other nursery policies including our Admission, EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage), Intimate care and Food and Drink policy are found in the policies and paperwork section of this website.
From September 2022 children will be able to attend nursery for up to 30 hours a week. Our admissions policy gives details of how parents need to apply for this and what government funding you can use to pay for these hours.
Application forms can be submitted by....
Applications can be made up to two years in advance of starting.
Once you child is coming to our nursery you may want to increase the number of sessions or alter the times of the sessions that they attend. We will always try to accommodate these requests but all changes are subject to availability of places and school resources. We will also have to consider future applications for places that have been made with regards to our admissions policy.
Please complete and return the request form below to let us know of any changes you would like to make.
Please use this contact form to get in touch with the school with any questions or comments regarding the nursery unit.